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Central Ohio's Unemployment Rate Rose In May

Jun 26, 2019

The state says central Ohio’s unemployment rate for May is 3 percent, up three-tenths of a point from April. 

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says the rate for Columbus and Franklin County is 3 percent. Delaware and Union counties had the lowest rates at 2.6 percent. The figures indicate job growth is slowing and employers are struggling to fill positions.